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Five boiling water taps: The hottest thing in your kitchen

Five boiling water taps: The hottest thing in your kitchen

By 29 October 2014

Most people love a cuppa, whether it's tea, coffee or hot chocolate and even if you don't, chances are you still use a kettle to boil water for some purpose or another. There is an even faster way than waiting for the kettle for your pasta or PG Tips... >>

MAID microwave oven learns your eating habits and suggests your next meal

MAID microwave oven learns your eating habits and suggests your next meal

By 29 October 2014

The kitchen is an ideal place for smart device innovation, with just about every appliance ripe for a technological boost and connection to the internet. The MAID (Make All Incredible Dishes) Oven is one such device - a microwave oven that will learn... >>

Samsung WW9000 review: Connected washing machine gives app-control a new spin
4 out of 5

Samsung WW9000 review: Connected washing machine gives app-control a new spin

By 29 October 2014

A decade ago if someone told you that your washing machine would be connected to the internet so you can control it via your phone you would probably laugh, but by gosh a lot's happened since then. And the Samsung WW9000 is here to show off what's possible.... >>

Lavazza A Modo Mio Espria review: One button coffee time
3.5 out of 5

Lavazza A Modo Mio Espria review: One button coffee time

By 28 October 2014

Lavazza makes good coffee, there is no questioning that, but can the coffee company make a decent machine for under £90 that delivers that perfect cup with minimal fuss? Design The Lavazza A Modo Mio Éspria is a simple and compact counter-top coffee... >>

Nest acquires Revolv, maker of smart home automation hub

Nest acquires Revolv, maker of smart home automation hub

By 24 October 2014

Google-owned Nest has announced it acquired a company that makes smarthome automation devices: Revolv. Although the terms of the acquisition deal were not disclosed, several reports have claimed Nest only wanted the Revolv team for its experience and... >>

Great digital taps to bring some smart to your kitchen and bathroom

Great digital taps to bring some smart to your kitchen and bathroom

By 23 October 2014

Kitchens and bathrooms aren't usually the first rooms in the house you would associate with being smart but that's not to say they can't be, in fact you'd be surprised. Digital taps have become more and more popular in public buildings, such as airports... >>

What if your smoke alarm goes off but you're not there? The Leeo Smart Alert Nightlight will text your phone

What if your smoke alarm goes off but you're not there? The Leeo Smart Alert Nightlight will text your phone

By 21 October 2014

Just about every home has a smoke alarm these days - if you don't, you should - and even just one placed in a house can be quite literally life saving. However, what if there's a fire at your home and you're not there to hear the alarm go off? How would... >>

Dyson's first air multiplier humidifer has ultraviolet light that kills most bacteria

Dyson's first air multiplier humidifer has ultraviolet light that kills most bacteria

By 20 October 2014

Dyson has a new humidifier that uses the company's Air Multiplier technology to distribute air as well as ultraviolet cleansing to kill bacteria in water. More specifically, the Dyson humidfier can kill 99.9 per cent of bacteria in water and promises... >>

A week in reviews 13 - 17 October: Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Sony Xperia Z3 and loads more

A week in reviews 13 - 17 October: Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Sony Xperia Z3 and loads more

By 18 October 2014

October is a busy month in the world of tech and this week we've published no less than a 14 full reviews. That's two a day you lucky so and sos. And that's not even counting Apple's and Google's big news in the iPad Air 2 and Nexus 6 and 9 announcements.... >>

Smarthome category added to O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards

Smarthome category added to O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards

By 15 October 2014

You spoke, we’ve listened, and following feedback from readers, the industry, and close friends of Pocket-lint, we’ve added a Smarthome category to the O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. The working long list features some great products as we celebrate... >>